Epperson Family History

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Epperson Name Meaning

Probably German, a patronymic from a short form of Eberhardt.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Eppers, Jepperson, Person, Pierson, Enderson, Peterson, Elberson

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Epperson Family Origin

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Epperson Family Occupations

What did your Epperson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Epperson. The most common Epperson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Epperson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Epperson family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    57%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Epperson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Epperson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Epperson census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Epperson. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Epperson. For the veterans among your Epperson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Epperson Life Expectancy

What is the average Epperson lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Epperson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Epperson in 1944 was 28, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Epperson

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Epperson ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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